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Video: Chalmers drills halfcourter in Game 5

Posted on: June 9, 2011 9:53 pm
 
Posted by Royce Young

Maybe it's just Mario Chalmers' shot.

For the second time this series, Chalmers nailed a half court shot to end the first quarter. This one though, unlike Game 3's, was entirely legal.

The interesting thing about it is that Chalmers' shot gave the Heat their first 30-point quarter since Game 5 of the Boston series. That's 24 quarters that have passed since it happened, and it took a miracle 3 from Chalmers to get it done in this one. Pretty crazy.

Also pretty crazy: How good Chalmers evidently is at this shot.

Comments

Since: Jun 10, 2008
Posted on: June 10, 2011 1:49 am
 

Video: Chalmers drills halfcourter in Game 5

Legal?  I don't think that one was legal either.  His heel was on the line.



Since: Feb 15, 2008
Posted on: June 10, 2011 12:54 am
 

Video: Chalmers drills halfcourter in Game 5

Chalmers certainly has a history of hitting clutch shots on the big stage.  If this series comes down to game 7 and is at the wire, as it very well might be, the Heat wouldn't be stupid to give Chalmers the shot on the last possession.  Of course, if it comes to that, Wade will have the ball and attempt the heroics.  Still....


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